Cort Buffington is the Executive Director of KanREN, Inc., The high-speed research and education network in Kansas. Cort joined the KanREN team in 1999 and had served the organization in several different technical capacities before accepting the directorship in 2008. Cort was the principle architect and engineer of the current and previous generations of the KanREN network, and still takes an active role in engineering/architecture along with the administrative aspects of the organization. Cort is an active participant in the state, regional and national R&E networking community, participating actively in Internet2, The Great Plains Network, The Quilt, and Kan-ed.
Time 07/20/09 06:00PM-07:30PM
Time 07/20/09 09:40AM-10:00AM